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Apr 21, 2013 1:10am EDT
single best tax dollar spent is the brainpower, the patriotism, the dedication, the service, and the results that come through people whose names they never know, staffers. almost every one of you in this room could be doing something else, making a whole lot more money. so many of you graduated top of your class. so many of you, i remember feeling self-conscious, i stopped hiring rhodes scholars after it got to seven and i realized how inadequate i was. but all kidding aside, these are the applications we get, people who work for us, and with us. so it's appropriate, it's appropriate because there's no way this place could function without incredible staff. and you know, nancy was right, people will come in the room and they're going to -- we don't kid each other, they'll say, gabe zimmerman, who was he? it'll be a staffer who will tell them. tell them who he was and why this room was named after him. because what is this democracy, except one big conversation, it is constantly rubbing up against, one conversation up against another, to generate some kind of consensus. we are so div
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